Ghrelin (Porcine) - RIA Kit


Catalog #
RK-031-52 125 tubes $705

  • Protocol:
  • View/Download (PDF) - for reference only
  • Sample Preparation:
  • Suggested Procedure
  • Sample Extraction:
  • Not required
  • Sensitivity: polaroid
    Data may differ slightly based on lot.
  • 100 pg/ml
  • Standard Range:
  • 25 - 3200 pg/ml
  • Radioactivity:
  • Each kit contains 1.5 µCi of Iodine 125.
  • Disclaimer:
  • This package conforms to the 49 CFR173.421 for expected radioactive material limited quantity, N.O.S. UN2910.

Plasma leptin, ghrelin and indexes of glucose and lipid metabolism in relation to the appearance of post-weaning oestrus in Mediterranean obese sows (Iberian pig).
Torres-rovira L, Pallares P, Vigo E, et al. Reprod Domest Anim. 2011;46(3):558-60.

Fundectomy-evoked osteopenia in pigs is mediated by the gastric-hypothalamic-pituitary axis.
Tatara MR, Krupski W, Sliwa E, Maciejewski R, Dabrowski A. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2007;232(11):1449-57.

Development of a porcine Roux-en-Y gastric bypass survival model for the study of post-surgical physiology.
Flum DR, Devlin A, Wright AS, et al. Obes Surg. 2007;17(10):1332-9.

Ghrelin and motilin are cosecreted from a prominent endocrine cell population in the small intestine.
Wierup N, Björkqvist M, Weström B, Pierzynowski S, Sundler F, Sjölund K. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2007;92(9):3573-81.

Catheter-directed gastric artery chemical embolization for modulation of systemic ghrelin levels in a porcine model: initial experience.
Arepally A, Barnett BP, Montgomery E, Patel TH. Radiology. 2007;244(1):138-43.

Effects of exogenous ghrelin on feed intake, weight gain, behavior, and endocrine responses in weanling pigs.
Salfen BE, Carroll JA, Keisler DH, Strauch TA. J Anim Sci. 2004;82(7):1957-66.